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Kent Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Southsea, City of Portsmouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7874 / 50°47'14"N

Longitude: -1.0906 / 1°5'25"W

OS Eastings: 464204

OS Northings: 99045

OS Grid: SZ642990

Mapcode National: GBR VR3.Y9

Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.BYL

Entry Name: Kent Cottage

Listing Date: 25 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475061

Location: Portsmouth, PO5

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Jude

Parish: Southsea

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Southsea St Jude

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


PORTSMOUTH

SZ6499 QUEEN'S CRESCENT, Southsea
774-1/13/401 (West side)
25/09/72 Kent Cottage

GV II

House. 1844. By TE Owen. Stuccoed. Welsh slate roof with low
pitch pyramidal roof to east tower block, rendered stack on
right of north facing entrance.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 3 bays, west wing has 2 storeys and
attic. East block with horizontal rustication on ground floor.
At centre of north-facing entrance elevation is a 4-panelled
door with blinded fanlight set within 2-storey projection with
facing gable. 4-pane casement to first floor over door.
Projecting west wing with facing gable on right of entrance
has 2-light 16-pane casement on first floor in moulded
architrave. East tower block has on left 2-light 20-pane
casement. First floor has bricked up window opening with
moulded sillband course, moulded architrave and frieze and
cornice over, panelled apron below. On second floor 2 small
2-light casements with sillband course. Projecting boxed
eaves. Left return of tower block facing Queen's Crescent
similar to north face except ground floor has 12-pane sash and
first floor a 2-light 16-pane casement. Right return of west
wing has 2-storey tripartite canted bay window with frieze and
coped parapet.
INTERIOR not inspected.
(Lloyd DW: Buildings of Portsmouth and its Environs: 1974-:
93; Portsmouth Papers No.32: Riley RC: The House & Inhabitants
of Thomas Ellis Owen's Southsea: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SZ6425599150

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